Augustine Institute Faculty: Tim Gray, Ph.D. 

Tim Gray

Tim Gray, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Sacred Scripture


Scripture, Gospel of Mark, Lectio Divina


PhD, Catholic University of America
ThM, Duke University
MA, Franciscan University of Steubenville


Dr. Timothy Gray is a nationally renowned Bible scholar and Catholic speaker. As the President of the Augustine Institute, he has advanced the renewal of Catholic education through graduate studies in Scripture, Theology, and the New Evangelization. Under Dr. Gray’s guidance, the Augustine Institute has created Symbolon, a comprehensive program of faith formation for adults, YDisciple, to inform and inspire youth to deepen their relationship with Christ, Beloved, a twelve part series that explores the mystery and meaning of marriage for marriage enrichment and marriage prep programs, and Lectio an innovative series of Bible studies exploring topics through the lens of Scripture, Tradition and Art. Dr. Gray is also the author of “Praying Scripture for a Change: an Introduction to Lectio Divina”, “Mission of the Messiah”, “The Temple in the Gospel of Mark”, and other books. Dr. Gray has his Ph.D. in Biblical Studies from Catholic University of America and his Th.M. from Duke University. Tim and his wife Kris, and son Joseph, live in Littleton, Colorado.

Recent Publications

Featured in CNN's Finding Jesus series, March 1 - April 1, 2015

Tim Gray and Jeff Cavins, Walking with God: A Journey Through the Bible (West Chester, PA: Ascension Press, 2010)

The Temple in the Gospel of Mark: A Study in Its Narrative Role (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Academic, 2010)

Praying Scripture for a Change: An Introduction to Lectio Divina (West Chester, PA: Ascension Press, 2009)